Add New Content  |  Top Issues  |  Register  |  Marketplace  |  Forums  |  Request a Feature  |  Help  |  Mobile  |  Home


Register for free
Social Media: Facebook Twitter Tumblr

  Search by Cover Date

  Story Arcs
  Public Collections
  Public User Lists

Last 10 titles added:
  1. marvel vs dc comics (202...
  2. Superman Smashes the Kla...
  3. Revenger Halloween Speci...
  4. Absolute Carnage: Avenge...
  5. The Definitive Betty Boo...
  6. X-Men (2019)
  7. X-O MANOWAR (2020)
  8. Dead Life (2018)
  9. Swamp Thing Giant (2020)
  10. A Very DC Halloween (201...
   View All

Last 10 creators added:
  1. Thiago Costa
  2. Patrick Horvath
  3. Steve Thueson
  4. Matt Harrison
  5. Colin Murchison
  6. Harold 'Hal' Seeger
  7. S. Miller
  8. Cole Rothacker
  9. Raquel Lopez
  10. Dave Dye
   View All

Last 10 characters added:
  1. Omirli, Captain Nirta
  2. Lomax, Pete
  3. Judge Morocco
  4. Serling, Rod
  5. SkekZok
  6. SkekUng
  7. SkekAyuk
  8. SkekEkt
  9. SkekVar
  10. SkekLach
   View All

Madison Jeffries (Marvel)

Search for 'Madison Jeffries (Marvel)' on Amazon

Madison Jeffries is a mutant with the ability to manipulate metal, glass and plastic. He is able to manipulate these substances down to the atomic level. He principally uses his abilities to alter the form and capabilities of the Box robot, but stunts include blowing up metallic entities, or instantly repairing mechanical objects or beings. While his brother was alive, Madison was able to psychically sense the presence of Lionel Jeffries.

Madison is a mutant (like his brother, Lionel, a.k.a. Scramble), and became a mechanic and engineer. He enlisted in the U.S.Army in 'nam, where Lionel suffered a nervous breakdown ; Madison himself ended up in a clinic when coming back home. He met Roger Bochs, the inventor of the Box armor, and both joined Department H's Beta Flight (where Jeffries had a romantic encounter with Diamond Lil). When the government disbanded the Flights, they were among the few who did not turn criminal. Still, while Roger became Box, Madison stayed in the background despite being responsible for the actual building of the new robot.

However, Jeffries was present in the parking lot of the West Edmonton Mall after Alpha's second encounter with Omega Flight. Using his powers Jeffries was able to single-handedly defeat the retreating Omegans.

Jeffries remained with Alpha as a resident machinesmith and mechanic until Roger Bochs succumbed to his growing mental problems. When Bochs finally snapped it was Jeffries who defeated him by using his powers to kick Bochs out of the Box robot. Jeffries then took possession of the robot for himself. Alpha Flight then experienced horrific problems with Lionel Jeffries, and Roger Bochs went completely insane and was killed by Lionel. Thus was Madison forced to step in and become Box.


First Appearance: Alpha Flight (1983) #16

Other Identities:
Box (Marvel)(04 - Madison Jeffries)
Gemini (Marvel)(04 - Madison Jeffries)

Favorite Characters:
Madison Jeffries (Marvel) is a favorite character of 1 user

View a chronological listing of this character's appearances

Issue Appearances:
Age of X: Universe (2011)
All-New Official Handbook of the Marvel Universe A to Z (2006)
All-New X-Men (2013)
Alpha Flight (1983)
Alpha Flight (1997)
Alpha Flight #1 Facsimile Edition (2019)
Avengers Academy (2010)
Avengers Vs. X-Men (2012)
AVX: VS (2012)
Dark Avengers (2009)
Dark Avengers/Uncanny X-Men: Exodus (2009)
Dark Avengers/Uncanny X-Men: Utopia (2009)
Free Comic Book Day 2009 (Wolverine: Origin of an X-Man) (2009)
Heroic Age: X-Men (2011)
House of M: Masters of Evil (2009)
Invincible Iron Man (2017)
Nation X (2010)
New Mutants (2009)
Official Handbook of the Marvel Universe: Wolverine 2004 (2004)
Runaways (2008)
The Incredible Hulk (1968)
The Official Handbook of the Marvel Universe Deluxe Edition (1985)
Uncanny X-Men (1963)
Uncanny X-Men (2012)
Weapon X (2002)
Weapon X (2017)
Wolverine (2010)
Wolverine: Weapon X (2009)
X-Club (2012)
X-Force (2008)
X-Men (1991)
X-Men (2010)
X-Men Legacy (2008)
X-Men Vs. Agents Of Atlas (2009)
X-Men: Curse of the Mutants - Smoke and Blood (2010)
X-Men: Earth's Mutant Heroes (2011)
X-Men: Schism (2011)
X-Men: Second Coming (2010)
X-Men: The 198 Files (2006)
X-Treme X-Men (2012)

Group Affiliation(s):
Alpha Flight (Marvel)
Beta Flight (Marvel)
Summers Institute Staff (Age of X-Man)
Weapon X Project (Marvel)
X-Club (Marvel)

Famous Quotes: - Add a Famous Quote

< Previous Character | Next Character >

Add this character to a run of issues in a title

Suggest an image for this character

View the contribution history for this character


© 2005-2019 - Terms and Conditions - Privacy Policy - DMCA Special thanks to Brian Wood for the logo design